Detroit Falls 4-2 to Blue Jackets - Recap
Artem Anisimov was the difference, potting a pair for Columbus on Saturday as the Blue Jackets skated off with a 4-2 victory over the Red Wings at Nationwide Arena.
Columbus won as a +120 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Columbus got goals from Artem Anisimov (2), James Wisniewski, and Mark Letestu in the victory. Wisniewski opened the scoring at 18:17 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 32-save effort for the Blue Jackets.
Johan Franzen and Damien Brunner scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Detroit got a 24-stop effort from Jimmy Howard in the loss.
Columbus scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Detroit went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Detroit outshot Columbus 34-28 in the game.
Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Calgary.